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What are the side effects of Colcrys?

Mild diarrhea is the most common side effect of Colcrys. You may also experience nausea or mild stomach pain. More serious side effects include: muscle pain, feeling tired or weak, having severe diarrhea or vomiting and numbness in toes. Your lips, toes or fingers may appear pale and your skin may easily bruise or bleed. Some people experience flu-like symptoms including chills and a fever. Blood in your urine or not being able to pass urine are other serious side effects. If you experience any of these symptoms while on the drug, call your doctor.

Some people may have an allergic reaction to Colcrys. If you develop a rash or swelling, have trouble breathing, feel itchy or become very dizzy, contact your doctor. While it isn't common, some people do have a severe allergic reaction to Colcrys. Talk to your doctor about any side effects that you find worrisome or unusual.

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